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how often do you wash your truck?

Discussion in 'Detailing' started by Rudbwoy7s, Jun 4, 2009.

  1. Jun 4, 2009 at 8:34 AM
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    Rudbwoy7s

    Rudbwoy7s [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I wash mine once or twice a week, depending on the weather.
     
  2. Jun 4, 2009 at 8:36 AM
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    Rangerpeterson

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    once or twice a month
     
  3. Jun 4, 2009 at 8:38 AM
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    bobwilson1977

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    none except for crappy hub caps and floor mats.
    Whenever it gets dirty.
     
  4. Jun 4, 2009 at 8:44 AM
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    neslerrah

    neslerrah Taco lovin'

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    X2!
     
  5. Jun 4, 2009 at 9:00 AM
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    neontrail

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    once a week
     
  6. Jun 4, 2009 at 9:00 AM
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    Untamed_SS

    Untamed_SS Stayed Up Too Late

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    It has been a while, but usually once a week.
     
  7. Jun 4, 2009 at 9:04 AM
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    dennyct@hotmail.com

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    I wash my TRD Sport after it rains when the weather man guesses that it will not rain for 2 days or more.
     
  8. Jun 4, 2009 at 9:05 AM
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    bigguy78619

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    mines never gets dirty!
     
  9. Jun 4, 2009 at 9:05 AM
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    David Tarantino

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    once a week then wax:D
     
  10. Jun 4, 2009 at 9:12 AM
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    fletch aka

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    Once or twice a month and dust it off every morning.
     
  11. Jun 4, 2009 at 9:15 AM
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    argm31i

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    My dad's first cousin owns a bunch of car washes...so, at least once a week...
     
  12. Jun 4, 2009 at 10:00 AM
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    MUDFISH

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    I usually go to the car wash once a week, and wash it by hand once a month or so... I'd like to take an entire day and do it right with the claybar and a nice coat of wax, but it's hard to find a full day to spend on the truck...
     
  13. Jun 4, 2009 at 10:03 AM
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    kasey200

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    once every other month... haha i try to wash it when i have time but i jsut graduated, bought a house, and started a new job all within the last month so the taco has been put on the back-burner for a while.
     
  14. Jun 4, 2009 at 11:04 AM
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    Rudbwoy7s

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    I hope you're joking. Wouldnt that be bad on the clear coat?
     
  15. Jun 4, 2009 at 11:07 AM
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    JDMcQ

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    It's raining outside right now, does that count?
     
  16. Jun 4, 2009 at 11:09 AM
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    TacoNut

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    anywhere from once a month to every 3 months
    or so
     
  17. Jun 4, 2009 at 11:11 AM
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    phynyx38

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    Once a month.
     
  18. Jun 4, 2009 at 11:19 AM
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    T@co_Pr3runn3r

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    Once so far since January & that was only to durashine it. When I drive in rain now, it gets clean instead of dirty.
     
  19. Jun 4, 2009 at 1:30 PM
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    Rudbwoy7s

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    nice! how much was the durashine?
     
  20. Jun 4, 2009 at 3:36 PM
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    Phantom_X-SP

    Phantom_X-SP Rude Boy |><|

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    Not often enough :(
     
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